|Socrates: Amazing Mazes - VTech|
Downloads: 27 (1 review)
|Street Rider 1993 Commin|
Street Rider 1993 Commin
Downloads: 31 (1 review)
|Magical Tower 1993 Sachen|
Magical Tower 1993 Sachen
Downloads: 37 (1 review)
|Monopoly: Adventure in Africa ~ Fei Zhou Tan Xian Da Fu Weng - Panda Entertainment Technology|
Downloads: 48 (1 review)
|Boom Zoo ~ Bao Bao Dong Wu Yuan - Funtech|
Downloads: 124 (1 review)
|Tetris - Sega|
Tetris (Russian: Те́трис, pronounced [ˈtɛtrʲɪs]) is a Soviet tile-matching puzzle video game originally designed and programmed by Alexey Pajitnov. It was released on June 6, 1984, while he was working for the Dorodnicyn Computing Centre of the Academy of Science of the USSR in Moscow. He derived its name from the Greek numerical prefix tetra- (all of the game's pieces contain four segments) and tennis, Pajitnov's favorite sport...
Downloads: 203 (1 review)
|Sonic the Hedgehog - Sega|
Sonic the Hedgehog (ソニック・ザ・ヘッジホッグ Sonikku za Hejjihoggu?) is a 1991 platform video game in the Sonic the Hedgehog series that was released on October 25, 1991 for the Sega Master System and on December 28, 1991 for the Sega Game Gear. Developed by Ancient, it is the distinct 8-bit version of the more popular 16-bit game. Gameplay The game sees players playing as Sonic the Hedgehog as he travels across South Island to liberate it from the evil Dr...
Downloads: 157 (1 review)
|Pac-Man (Prototype) - Atarisoft|
Atarisoft was a brand name used by Atari to market video games they published for home systems made by their competitors. They published only 4 games for Colecovision. Galaxian and Jungle Hunt are hard to find, but Centipede and Defender are common. Unfortunately, Atarisoft never released Pac-Man on Colecovision. This port of Pac-Man was completed, and had many of the aspects of Namco's original Pac-Man...
Downloads: 1,812 (2 reviews)
|Atari 2600: Cosmic Ark|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Cosmic Ark is a 1982 Atari 2600 video game, developed and published by Imagic as the sequel to Atlantis. It is believed to be the first-ever console game sequel. The objective is to gather specimens from different planets aboard a cosmic ark, which contains the survivors from the city of Atlantis. In the first stage, the player must fend off meteor showers from all four sides of the screen by pushing the joystick to fire in the desired direction...
Downloads: 134 (1 review)
To read the manual for this game, go here. Munchkin is cartridge number 38 in the official Magnavox/Philips line of games for the Philips Videopac. In North America for the Odyssey² it was called K.C. Munchkin!, an inside reference to then president of Philips Consumer Electronics Kenneth C. Menkin. Designed and programmed by Ed Averett, Munchkin is very heavily based on Namco's 1980 arcade game Pac-Man, but not a direct clone...
Downloads: 128 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Starmaster|
Click here to read the manual to this game. Starmaster is a video game produced for the Atari 2600 video game console. It was created by Alan Miller, and released in June 1982 by Activision. The game is very similar in many respects to Atari's 8-bit computer game Star Raiders. In the game the player pilots a starfighter, with the purpose of destroying a number of enemy ships before they destroy four friendly starbases...
Downloads: 82 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Sssnake|
Sssnake is a video game for the Atari 2600 produced by Data Age. Its gameplay is similar to Centipede's, except the player moves in the center of the screen and fires towards the top, bottom and sides. It is considered to be one of the worst Atari 2600 games of all time.
Downloads: 45 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Wizard Of Wor|
A port of Midway's 1981 arcade game. Wizard of Wor is an action-oriented game for one or two players. The game takes the form of several maze-like dungeons infested with monsters. The players' characters, called Worriors, have to kill all the monsters. Player one has yellow Worriors, on the right, and player two has blue Worriors, on the left. In a two-player game, the players are also able to shoot each other's Worriors, earning bonus points and causing the other player to lose a life...
Downloads: 55 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Keystone Kapers|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Keystone Kapers was a 1983 game published by Activision for the Atari 2600, and later ported to Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit family, ColecoVision and MSX. Inspired by Mack Sennett's slapstick Keystone Cops series of silent films, the object of the game is for Officer Keystone Kelly (the user) to catch Harry Hooligan before he can escape from the department store...
Downloads: 55 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Dragonfire|
Dragonfire is a cartridge and download-based video game developed and published by Imagic in which the player grabs treasure guarded by a dragon whilst avoiding fireballs. The king's treasures have been stolen! As the daring young prince, your goal is to recover them all. The treasures are being kept in various castles, each one guarded by a fire breathing dragon. Each level in the game has two parts; first you will need to cross the castle's drawbridge...
Downloads: 142 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Frogger|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Frogger is an arcade game introduced in 1981. It was developed by Konami, and licensed for worldwide distribution by Sega/Gremlin. The object of the game is to direct frogs to their homes one by one. To do this, each frog must avoid cars while crossing a busy road and navigate a river full of hazards. Skillful players may obtain some bonuses along the way...
Downloads: 1,316 (2 reviews)
|Atari 2600: Enduro|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Atari's Pole Position was a hot arcade title back in the early 80's. Activision's take on the genre starts with the basic racing premise of Pole Position and expands upon it in several ways. In Enduro, you must pass as many cars as possible in a single "day." You will do this in sunshine, in the fog, at night, and also in the snow. Gameplay requires quick reflexes at high speeds as you fly by the other cars on the road...
Downloads: 537 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: H.e.r.o.|
Click here to view the manual to this game. H.E.R.O. (an acronym standing for Helicopter Emergency Rescue Operation) is a single-player video game published by Activision. First developed for the Atari 2600 and released in March 1984, the game was ported to many of the home computers and gaming consoles of that era. The player assumes control of Roderick Hero (sometimes styled as "R. Hero", a play on "our hero"), a one-man rescue team...
Downloads: 284 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Dig Dug|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Dig Dug is an arcade game developed and published by Namco in Japan in 1982 for Namco Galaga hardware. It was later published outside of Japan by Atari, Inc.. A popular game based on a simple concept, it was also released as a video game on many consoles. The objective of Dig Dug is to eliminate underground-dwelling monsters by inflating them with an air pump until they pop, or by dropping rocks on them.
Downloads: 41 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Joust|
Click here to view the manual to this game. How on earth did you fall into this bizarre world? Look around you -- the sky is filled with knights astride enormous armored buzzards. These characters look mean, and the buzzards they ride don't look very friendly either. The objective of Joust is to defend yourself and score points by unseating opponents in a joust. The winner of a joust is the rider whose mount is highest at the moment of contact...
Downloads: 41 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Pitfall II - Lost Caverns - Activision|
To read the manual for this game, click here. Pitfall II: Lost Caverns is a platforming video game originally released for the Atari 2600 video game console in 1984. It is the sequel to the popular Pitfall!. Both games were designed and written by David Crane and published by Activision. The star of the games is Pitfall Harry, an 8-bit jungle explorer. The game's plot was later remade loosely into Super Pitfall...
Downloads: 214 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Pitfall|
Pitfall! is a video game released by Activision for the Atari 2600 in 1982. It is the second best-selling game made for the Atari 2600 (after Pac-Man), with over 4 million copies sold. The player must maneuver a character (Pitfall Harry) through a maze-like jungle in an attempt to recover 32 treasures in a 20-minute time period. Along the way, he must negotiate numerous hazards, including pits, quicksand, rolling logs, fire, rattlesnakes, scorpions, and crocodiles...
Downloads: 971 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Chopper Command|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Chopper Command is a video game by Activision released for the Atari 2600 game console in June 1982. The game was successful due to its perceived superiority to Atari's home version of Defender; Chopper Command shares many similarities in gameplay to Defender. Chopper Command was programmed by Bob Whitehead. Chopper Command involves the player controlling a military helicopter in a desert scenario protecting a convoy of tractor trailers that are in pos...
Downloads: 206 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: E.T. - The Extra-terrestrial - Atari|
Click here to view the manual to this game. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (also referred to simply as E.T.) is a 1982 adventure video game developed and published by Atari, Inc. for the Atari 2600 video game console. It is based on the film of the same name, and was designed by Howard Scott Warshaw. The objective of the game is to guide the eponymous character through various screens to collect three pieces of an interplanetary telephone that will allow him to contact his home planet...
Downloads: 465 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Star Wars - Return Of The Jedi - Ewok Adventure|
(Summarized from the manual) You are an Ewok in the hang glider corps. Your mission is to destroy the Imperial shield generator. You must avoid enemy fire, get rock piles and explosives to use against your enemies, and then fly through the doors of the shield generator bunker to blow it up. You fly your hang glider with the joystick. You can tell your altitude by how far you are above your shadow. Left is bank left, right is bank right...
Downloads: 33 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Custer's Revenge|
Custer's Revenge is a controversial video game made for the Atari 2600 by Mystique, a company that produced a number of adult video game titles for the system. The player character is based on General George Armstrong Custer. The game was first released on October 13, 1982, and has received significant criticism because of its crude simulation of a rape of a Native American woman. In the game, the player controls the character of Custer, depicted as a man wearing nothing but a cavalry hat, boots...
Downloads: 442 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Tempest (Prototype)|
Review of Tempest from atariprotos.com: On the list of games that should never have been tried on the 2600, Tempest has to be near the top. Why Atari decided they could reproduce a 3D vector game on the 2600 is beyond me, but the results were disastrous. Thankfully Atari killed off this experiment gone wrong before it could hurt anybody. I've said it once and I'll say it again; If there's one thing the 2600 doesn't do it's diagonals...
Downloads: 6 (1 review)
|Meteoric Shower (1983)(Bit Corp.)|
Meteoric Shower (1983)(Bit Corp.)
Downloads: 42 (1 review)
|Q-Bert (1983) (Parker Brothers)|
Q-Bert (1983) (Parker Brothers) Q*bert is an isometric platform game with puzzle elements where the player controls the title character from a third-person perspective. Q*bert starts each game at the top of an isometric pyramid of cubes, and moves by jumping diagonally from cube to cube. Landing on a cube causes it to change color, and changing every cube to the target color allows the player to progress to the next stage...
Downloads: 153 (1 review)
|Dragon's Lair (1984-04-16)(Coleco)(proto)|
Dragon's Lair (1984-04-16)(Coleco)(proto)
Downloads: 238 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Phoenix|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Phoenix is a shoot 'em up arcade game developed by Amstar Electronics (which was located in Phoenix, Arizona) in 1980, released by Centuri in the United States and by Taito in Japan. Bootleg versions of Phoenix were released by TPN and others. Atari also ported the game to the Atari 2600 console in 1982. Like many arcade games of that era, Phoenix is a top-down outer space-themed fixed shooter similar to Taito's Space Invaders...
Downloads: 14 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Demon Attack|
Easily one of the most loved games on the 2600, Demon Attack is a shooter that really shows off the colorful graphics that were a staple of the Imagic library. At first glance one might mistake Demon Attack for Phoenix. This is due to the waves of bird-like aliens that swoop down at your lonely laser cannon. The pulsing sounds rise in pitch as you destroy the creatures one by one. Just when you think you've wiped them all out, another wave begins, this time even harder than the last one...
Downloads: 107 (2 reviews)
|Pitfall II: The Lost Caverns - Activision - Sega|
Pitfall II: The Lost Caverns (ピットフォールII) is the sequel to Pitfall and was released for a variety of systems during the mid-1980s including the SG-1000 in 1985. It was also ported to Sega System 1 arcade hardware by Sega. Gameplay is similar to the original game, but the levels are more maze-like. Sega's version of Pitfall II was tweaked significantly from its western counterparts released for the Atari 2600, ColecoVision etc...
Downloads: 108 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Yars' Revenge|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Yars' Revenge is a video game released for the Atari 2600 in 1982. It was created by Howard Scott Warshaw, who also wrote the 2600 titles Raiders of the Lost Ark and the much-derided E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. Yars' Revenge was Atari's best selling original title for the 2600. In this game, the hero is an insect-like creature called a Yar who must nibble or shoot through a barrier in order to fire his Zorlon Cannon into the breach...
Downloads: 40 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Star Raiders|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Star Raiders is a video game for the Atari 8-bit family of computers. It was released in cartridge form by Atari in 1979, programmed by Doug Neubauer, an Atari employee. It was also later ported to other Atari computer and game platforms. The game simulates space combat in 3D between the player's powerful ship and an invading fleet of alien "Zylon" vessels...
Downloads: 16 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Donkey Kong|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Donkey Kong is an arcade game released by Nintendo in 1981. It is an early example of the platform game genre, as the gameplay focuses on maneuvering the main character across a series of platforms while dodging and jumping over obstacles. In the game, Jumpman (since renamed Mario) must rescue a damsel in distress, Lady (now named Pauline), from a giant ape named Donkey Kong...
Downloads: 141 (1 review)
|Verkehrsspiele Traffic Games 2 (1982)(CSV - Philips)(DE)|
The CSV Video-Traffic Games Edition of the G7000 was given to primary schools in a small region of West Germany. The package consisted of a G7000 and two special games -- Verkehrsspiele 1 and Verkehrsspiele 2 -- that were used to teach children how to behave on the street. The console set is nothing more than a repackaging of a regular Philips G7000. The package comes with a special "Video-Traffic Games" sticker affixed to the TV screen depicted by the box art...
Downloads: 10 (1 review)
To read the manual for this game, go here. Commanding of one of Earth Federation's robot-controlled battle cruisers, the player must protect Earth from an invasion of unidentified flying objects. The ship is equipped with a laser cannon and a force field. The force field energy is drained when the ship's lasers are fired (by pressing the action button). The direction of the lasers is shown by a white dot in the force field, which rotates to aim in the direction the ship is moving...
Downloads: 57 (1 review)
|Chopper Rescue (1982)(VTL)|
Chopper Rescue (1982)(VTL)
Downloads: 1,088 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: River Raid - Activision|
Click here to view the manual to this game. River Raid is a scrolling shooter video game designed and developed by Carol Shaw, and published by Activision in 1982 for the Atari 2600 video game console. Activision later ported the title to the Atari 5200, ColecoVision, and Intellivision game consoles, as well as to the Commodore 64, IBM PCjr, MSX, ZX Spectrum, and Atari 8-bit family home computers. Viewing from a top-down perspective, the player flies a fighter jet over the River of No Return in ...
Downloads: 1,424 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Adventure - Warren Robinett|
Click here or here to read the manual for this game. Adventure, a video game cartridge for the Atari 2600 video game console, was the first action-adventure video game. It was published by Atari Inc. in 1978, and sold 1 million copies. Adventure introduced the idea of movable objects (represented by visible icons) that could be picked up by the player (using a joystick) and moved from place to place in the game world...
Downloads: 404 (1 review)
|Bally BASIC (19xx)(Bally)|
Click here to view the manual to this game. A version of BASIC for the Balley Astrocade. Write BASIC programs that run on the console!
Downloads: 18 (2 reviews)
|Atari 2600: Star Wars - The Empire Strikes Back|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back is a scrolling shooter video game published by Parker Brothers in 1982 for the Atari 2600 and in 1983 for the Mattel Intellivision. It was the first Star Wars video game. In the game, the player controls a snowspeeder to battle against Imperial AT-AT walkers on the planet Hoth. The goal is to hold off the walkers as long as possible before they blow up the power generator at the Rebels' Echo Base...
Downloads: 166 (1 review)
Click here to read the manual for this game. Asteroids is a conversion of the arcade game of the same name. Play the role of a spaceship pilot trapped in a gigantic asteroid cloud and pulverize incoming asteroids with the ship's photon cannon. When all asteroids are destroyed, the player can then move on to the next round. In addition to the asteroids, the player will also face an Alien Robot Saucer which shoots randomly across the screen...
Downloads: 717 (1 review)
|Atari 2600: Tennis|
Click here to view the manual to this game. Activision Tennis is a 1981 Atari 2600 video game by Activision. It was one of a series of sports games by Activision, which also included 1980's Activision Boxing. Activision Tennis was designed by Activision co-founder, Alan Miller. Activision Tennis is played for one set of games, in which the first player to win six games won the competition. One of the players on the screen appears in pink; the other one in blue...
Downloads: 104 (1 review)
|Mario Bros. (1988)(Atari)(NTSC)|
Click here to read the manual for this game. Mario and Luigi, the best plumbers in the world, have a real job on their hands. A host of characters have taken over the sewers, and the brothers must clear them out of the pipes. The platform puzzle which first introduced Luigi to the world has both single and multiplayer action with two differing game types, but with the same objective. Crabs, turtles and fighter flies must be cleared out by jumping underneath the platform they sit on, then kicking...
Downloads: 37 (1 review)
|3D Asteroids (1984)(Atari)(NTSC)(proto)|
For the Atari 7800: 3D Asteroids (1984)(Atari)(NTSC)(proto)
Downloads: 15 (1 review)
|Chinese Logic (1980)(Philips)(EU)|
To read the manual for this game, go here.
Downloads: 8 (1 review)
|Spy Hunter (1984)(Coleco)(proto)[v13]|
Spy Hunter (1984)(Coleco)(proto)[v13]
Downloads: 19 (1 review)
|Space Fortress (19xx)(Bally)|
Click here to read the manual for this game.
Downloads: 45 (1 review)